The East African Community registered 6.1 percent growth in 2016 even as Sub Saharan Africa grew by 1.4 percent, according to the Economic Survey 2017 by the Kenya National Bureau of Statistics.
Tanzania was the best performer recording at 7.2 percent Gross Domestic product growth followed by Rwanda that grew at 6 percent. Kenya came in third recording 5.8 percent while Uganda grew by 4.9 percent. Read more. Source | The Exchange